How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Viganello


Embassy of Vietnam in Viganello

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Viganello, Switzerland. Travellers from Viganello can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Bern for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Bern (157.7 km)
Address Schlosslistrasse 26, 3008 Berne, Switzerland
Phone +41 31 3887 878, +41 31 3887 882
Distance 157.7km (98.0mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 4h 6m
  • Train via Luzern total time 4h 56m
  • Train via Wolhusen total time 5h 47m
  • Drive total time 3h 2m
  • Fly from Lugano, train total time 3h 48m
  • Fly from Milan Malpensa, train total time 4h 32m
Current time in Viganello Friday Mar 24, 2023 10:16 AM

How to get from Viganello to the embassy in Bern

How to apply

Swiss nationals and foreign visitors living in Viganello, Switzerland can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Bern or applying online for an approval letter to pick up the visa on arrival.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Viganello, the following documents are REQUIRED:

  • Valid passport for at least 06 months prior to your planned entry date (Travel documents or temporary passports may not be accepted)
  • Application form (Click here to download)
  • 02 recently taken passport sized photos (4*6cm)
  • Visa application fees

Apply for visa on arrival

Visa on arrival is an alternative way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for those who fly from Viganello to Vietnam (Average flight time between Viganello and Vietnam is about 14 hours, 46 minutes). The process involves 4 simple steps:

  1. Submit an online form for the approval letter.
  2. Receive the approval letter by Email in 2 working days.
  3. Prepare photos, entry/exit form, stamping fee and the approval letter
  4. Arrive at Vietnam airport, present all documents above to get the visa stamped on passport.